Why use a European language framework for Canada when we have our own, the CLB/NCLC?
On May 26th, the Language Assessment Research Group (LARG) was honoured to host Monique Bournot-Trites, Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia, who presented an argument for the use of the Canadian Language Benchmarks/Niveaux de compétence linguistique canadiens for curricular development and assessment in Canadian K-12 contexts.
In July 2020, LARG Director Beverly Baker held a virtual event and discussion for OLBI language instructors on the subject of distance and online language assessment. Read more to view her PPT presentation.
On February 26th, 2021, LARG organized an informal event to discuss and share current assessment practices in the classroom. The event was well-attended by students, teachers, and other professionals, with 5 engaging and inspiring presentations.